Lights, Camera, Action! February Flicks is coming back to Beacon Park featuring family-friendly films and programming every Saturday in February!
Don’t let chilly weather give you cabin fever – get out of the house and head to Beacon Park for a FREE movie inside a cozy heated tent. There will be a giant big screen, comfy couches and refreshments available for purchase. You can also bring a blanket or two and cozy up with your family and friends. Every Saturday there will be a double feature, starting with a kid-friendly favorite at 4pm.
Arrive 30 minutes early and take part in a variety of movie-themed activities and entertainment, such as photo booths, trivia and prizes, make and take crafts and more.
Saturday, February 2 – Wonder @ 4pm
Based on the New York Times bestseller, this movie tells the incredibly inspiring and heartwarming story of August Pullman, a boy with facial differences who enters the fifth grade, attending a mainstream elementary school for the first time.
Make it a date night: Crazy Rich Asians @ 6:30pm
Saturday, February 9 – Princess and The Frog @ 4pm
Hardworking and ambitious, Tiana dreams of one day opening the finest restaurant in New Orleans. Her dream takes a slight detour when she meets Prince Naveen, who has been turned into an amphibian by evil Dr. Facilier. Mistaking her for a princess and hoping to break the spell, Naveen plants a kiss on poor Tiana – thereby turning her into a frog as well. The pair hop along on an adventure through the bayous to seek the help of a powerful voodoo priestess.
Make it a date night: Loving @ 6:30pm
Saturday, February 16 – March of the Penguins 2 The Next Step @ 4pm
A young penguin answers a mysterious call compelling the animals to venture to an unknown destination. This showing comes in advance of the Freep Film Festival on April 10 – 14.
One for the older kids: Ready Player One @ 6:30pm
Saturday, February 23 – Black Panther @ 4pm
When King T’Challa returns to his home nation of the secluded but technologically advanced African nation of Wakanda, he is put to the test as both king of his country and Black Panther when he is drawn into a conflict that puts the fate of Wakanda and the world at risk. To defeat his enemies and protect his countries, the king must rally his allies and unleash the power of Black Panther.
Black History Month feature: Selma @ 6:30pm
Beacon Park Detroit
1901 Grand River Ave
Detroit, MI 48226
About Carrie Budzinski
Carrie Budzinski is the Vice President of LittleGuide Detroit. She grew up in Livonia and Detroit and continues to live life in both cities. Carrie loves exploring the city and finding hidden gems in the suburbs..